Stereotypes During The American Revolution

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American Revolution Research Essay A mercenary is a soldier that serves in a foreign country and have to leave their homes and families to fight. You would think with the amount of hardships they go through that they would be respected with an excessive amount of respect. Unfortunately that was not the case and they were not treated as they should have been. Young German boys did not really have the choice to go into war. They also did not have a choice to go help George III in the war. “30,000 German troops hired by the British to help fight during the American Revolution”. ("Hessians." George Washington's Mount Vernon. N.p., n.d. Web. 05 Nov. 2016.) The Hessians were used to help the british fight during the revolution even though they
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